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Award: Boehringer Ingelheim is Global Top Employer 2022 INGELHEIM, Germany -Thursday 20 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Top Employers Institute awarded Boehringer Ingelheim for the second year in succession a “Global Top Employer”, one of the world’s eleven best employers. The award shows that the research-driven pharmaceutical company is strongly oriented to the needs and well-being...

Toshiba Launches Next-Generation, Smart Solutions on ELERA Platform to Accelerate Retailer Digital Transformation -Wednesday 19 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions today, at the National Retail Federation Conference, announced a major expansion of its next generation ELERATM unified commerce platform to accelerate retailer digital transformation. The expansion ushers in a new era of retail...

VFMCRP receives EU approval for Tavneos® for the treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis -Wednesday 19 January 2022  

First orally administered therapy for the treatment of the two main types of ANCA-associated vasculitis approved in Europe First launches expected in H1 2022 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma (VFMCRP) today announced that the European...

QED Investors Hires Gbenga Ajayi to Build Africa Presence -Wednesday 19 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- QED Investors, a leading global venture capital firm focused on investing in disruptive financial services companies, today announced it has hired Gbenga Ajayi. Gbenga, who joins QED as a partner, is the company’s first hire focused on fintech investments in...

QED Investors Hires Chidinma Iwueke to Support, Domestic, African Investments -Wednesday 19 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- QED Investors, a leading global venture capital firm focused on investing in disruptive financial services companies, today announced it has hired Chidinma (Chid) Iwueke. Chid will have a dual focus on U.S. and international investments. “Chid is a wonderful addition to...

Busan Bids for Hosting the World Expo 2030 Busan Under the Theme of 'Transforming Our World, Navigating Toward a... -Wednesday 19 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Busan Metropolitan City is aspiring to host the World Expo 2030 at the Busan North Port which will run from May 1st to the end of October 2030 with the strong support of the Korean government. By hosting the World Expo 2030 in Busan following the World Expo 2020 Dubai and...

Hillstone Networks Sets New Standard in Intelligent, Reliable and Automated Security Solutions With StoneOS 5.5R9 -Wednesday 19 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hillstone Networks, a leading provider of infrastructure protection solutions, today introduced the latest iteration of its flagship StoneOS solution. “Organizations today demand a comprehensive, intelligent, high-performing and automated security solution that works....

Megaport Announces Partnership with TD SYNNEX as Leading Network as a Service (NaaS) Vendor Partner -Tuesday 18 January 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Megaport Limited (ASX: MP1) ("Megaport"), a global leading Network as a Service (NaaS) provider, today announces a partnership with TD SYNNEX, a global IT distributor and solutions aggregator, to make Megaport’s global, private Software Defined Network (SDN) platform...

SES Appoints John-Paul Hemingway as Chief Strategy and Product Officer -Tuesday 18 January 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES is adding a new Chief Strategy and Product Officer (CSPO) to its Senior Leadership Team, underscoring SES’s commitment to ideate, build and deliver the services and solutions that create the most value for SES customers and partners, as well as their end-users....

Companies ready to take on the challenge of becoming Dubai’s fastest firm at the Bloomberg Square Mile Relay 2022 ... -Tuesday 18 January 2022  

Preparations are underway across Dubai’s financial centre as firms limber up for the Bloomberg Square Mile Relay 2022. The unique one-mile (1.6km) relay race is back after an almost two-year hiatus due to the global COVID-19 pandemic and will be hosted by the Dubai International Financial...

CSL Behring AG publishes Offer Prospectus on public tender offer for all publicly held shares of Vifor Pharma Ltd. -Tuesday 18 January 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Regulatory News: AD HOC ANNOUNCEMENT PURSUANT TO ART. 53 LR CSL Behring AG, Berne, Switzerland, a wholly-owned subsidiary of global biotechnology leader CSL Limited (ASX: CSL; USOTC: CSLLY), today published the offer prospectus regarding its public tender offer for all...

38% of Supplier Survey Respondents Use Early Payment to Manage Working Capital, Up From 19% In 2017 -Monday 17 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 38% of respondents take early payments monthly in 2021, up from 19% in 2017, according to a supplier sentiment survey conducted by Taulia, the leader in working capital technology solutions. Taulia’s global supplier sentiment survey has been conducted annually since 2017...

Megaport Announces Expansion to Mexico, Bringing Network as a Service (NaaS) and Direct Access to Leading Cloud Services... -Monday 17 January 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Megaport Limited (ASX: MP1) ("Megaport"), a global leading Network as a Service (NaaS) provider, today announces plans to expand services to Mexico via a partnership with KIO Networks, the country’s largest data centre provider. Cloud connectivity services to Microsoft Azure...

Alpha Blue Ocean Announces the Launch of WiSeSat by WiSeKey on the Space X’s Transporter 3 mission -Saturday 15 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Alpha Blue Ocean, the family office founded by Pierre Vannineuse and financial partner of WISeKey (Tickers: SW: WIHN and US: WKEY), announces the new technological breakthrough of the Swiss group led by Carlos Creus Moreira. On January 13, 2022, WISeKey launched the audacious...

Streamline Innovations Expands into Saudi Arabia, Partners with Zamil Group Trade & Services -Friday 14 January 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Streamline Innovations, Inc. (Streamline) and Zamil Group Trade & Services (Zamil), a trading company and supplier to the energy industry, are pleased to announce a partnership to market and deploy Streamline’s environmentally forward treatment solutions for hydrogen sulfide...

First in the Japanese Reuse Market! Valuence Joins the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Network, an International... -Friday 14 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Valuence Holdings Inc. (Tokyo; Shinsuke Sakimoto, representative director) (TOKYO: 9270) announced that it has joined the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Network, an international charitable organization that promotes the creation of a circular economy, in January 2022. With...

The Future of the Point of Sale Is Here: Visa Pioneers Cloud-based Payment Acceptance -Friday 14 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today Visa (NYSE: V) announced a new platform, Visa Acceptance Cloud (VAC), set to revolutionize the way businesses accept payments from their customers. Following the success of the company’s popular “Tap to Phone” solution, VAC will let acquirers, payment service...

Global Processing Services Upsizes Round to Over US$400 Million With Participation of New Investors to Accelerate... -Friday 14 January 2022  

•   Company upsizes funding round by approximately US$100 million with participation of Temasek and MissionOG, following lead investment from Advent International and Viking Global  •    Gene Lockhart, former CEO and President of Mastercard International, appointed Chair  •  ...

Diligent Achieves Benchmark of 8,500 Mission-Driven Clients in 2021, Outpacing Other Industry Software Providers -Friday 14 January 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Diligent, the global leader in modern governance providing SaaS solutions across governance, risk, compliance and ESG, today announces incredibly strong year-over-year growth for its mission-driven business, resulting in more than 8,500 clients across public sector, community...

CAN 2021: the 100% Web Media Sport News Africa Launches the First Fully Pan-african Fantasy League -Thursday 13 January 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The 100% web-based sports media Sport News Africa (SNA) announces the official launch of its pan-African fantasy league, a first for the continent. The league will offer players the opportunity to compete online and free of charge, via the African Fantasy Stars by Sport News...